Sunday 31 January 2016
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Most Active Stocks In Focus: Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD), Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR), SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (NYSEARCA:SPY), Bank of America (NYSE:BAC)

Following U.S. Stocks are among the “Most Active” Stocks in the course of recent trading session, Wednesday: Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD), Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR), SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (NYSEARCA:SPY), Bank of America Corp (NYSE:BAC)

Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD)’s shares picked up 4.89%, and is now trading at $8.27. The Stock is active as 53.53M shares changed hands versus its average volume of 20.40M shares. The stock has price to sale ratio of 0.29, however, price to cash ratio is 33.21. With recent incline, the year-to-date (YTD) performance reflected a 4.79% gain below last year. During the past month the stocks gain 14.70%, bringing three-month performance to 38.49% and six-month performance to 22.74%. The mean recommendation of analysts for this stock is 2.00.(where 1=Buy, 5=Sale).

Rite Aid Corporation, through its subsidiaries, operates a chain of retail drugstores in the United States. The company sells prescription drugs and a range of other merchandise, counting over-the-counter medications, health and beauty aids, personal care items, cosmetics, household items, food and beverages, greeting cards, seasonal merchandise, and other everyday and convenience products. It also offers health coaching, shared decision making tools, and health care analytics, counting health coaching for medical decisions, chronic conditions, and wellness; population analytic solutions; and consulting services, in addition to various photo processing services in its stores. The company offers its products to customers covered by third party payors, such as insurance companies, prescription benefit administration companies, government agencies, private employers, and other managed care providers. It has a planned alliance with GNC. As of March 10, 2015, the company operated about 4,600 stores in 31 states of the United States, and the District of Columbia. Rite Aid Corporation was founded in 1927 and is headquartered in Camp Hill, Pennsylvania.

Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR), declined -1.45%, and is now trading at $46.25. The company holds the market capitalization of $30.31B. For the last twelve months, the stock was able to keep return on equity at -17.60%, while return on assets at -12.90%, in response to its return on investment at -10.30%. Its 20-day moving average declined -2.81%, above 50-day moving average of 6.48%, above 200-day moving average of 7.65% from the latest market price of $46.32. The mean recommendation of analysts for this stock is 2.50.(where 1=Buy, 5=Sale).

Twitter, Inc. operates as a global platform for public self-expression and conversation in real time. It offers various products and services for users, counting Twitter that allows users to create, distribute, and discover content; and Vine and video, a mobile application that enables users to create and distribute short looping videos. The company also provides promoted products and services, such as promoted tweets, promoted accounts, and promoted trends that enable its advertisers to promote their brands, products, and services; and subscription access to its data feed for data partners. In addition, it offers a set of tools, public APIs, and embeddable widgets that developers can use to contribute their content to its platform; syndicate and distribute Twitter content across their properties; and enhance their Websites and applications with Twitter content. The company was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.

SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (NYSEARCA:SPY), dipped -0.46%, and is now trading at $207.03. The Stock is active as 47,840,991 shares changed hands versus its average volume of 127,407,000 shares. The stock volatility for the week is 1.04%, while for the month remained 0.78%.

The investment seeks to provide investment results that, before expenses, generally correspond to the price and yield performance of the S&P 500 Index. The Trust seeks to achieve its investment objective by holding a portfolio of the ordinary stocks that are comprised of in the Index (the Portfolio), with the weight of each stock in the Portfolio substantially corresponding to the weight of such stock in the Index.

Bank of America Corp (NYSE:BAC), dropped -0.71%, and is now trading at $15.98. The company has the market capitalization of $169.21B. The beta value of the stock is 1.63. On the other hand the stock’s volatility for the week is 1.69%, and for the month is 1.90%. The stock’s price to sale ratio is 3.33, however price to cash ratio is 0.75. Analyst’s mean recommendation regarding this stock is 2.30. (where 1=Buy, 5=Sale).

Bank of America Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides banking and financial products and services for individual consumers, small and middle market businesses, institutional investors, large corporations, and governments worldwide. The company operates through Consumer & Business Banking; Consumer Real Estate Services; Global Wealth & Investment Administration; Global Banking; Global Markets; and Legacy Assets & Servicing segments. It offers traditional and money market savings accounts, CDs and IRAs, checking accounts, and investment accounts and products, in addition to credit and debit cards; and lending related products and services, working capital administration, and treasury solutions.


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